Jobs & Opportunities

Grant Opportunities:

  • Northeast SARE Grant Opportunities Available for Agriculture:  Please visit the Northeast SARE website for grant applications. Northeast SARE serves Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C.

Job, Volunteer & Internship Opportunities:

  • Assistant Nursery Grower and Gardener.  Falls Village Flower Farm is a small, family run Nursery. We grow high quality, mature containerized perennials for the cultured gardener. Responsibilities include propagation of herbaceous and woody perennials, maintaining and caring for potted perennials, keeping nursery neat and clean, maintaining and planting perennial display gardens. If interested please contact us at fallsvillageflowerfarm@comcast.net  860-824-0077, 27 Kellogg Road Falls Village, CT 06031. (posted 4/4/18)
  • Garden Large.  Help Wanted.  We’re looking for gardeners to join our team to work in gardens in NY and Connecticut until winter. Only the experienced need apply. Please email a resume and references to info@gardenlarge.com. (posted 4/4/18)
  • Nursery Sales Associate and a Nursery Assistant positions open at Broken Arrow Nursery.  Come Join Our Dynamic Team!  Broken Arrow Nursery is a premier destination nursery in Hamden, Connecticut that acquires, develops, and grows rare, unusual and garden-worthy plants. We are seeking applicants who are energetic, motivated and passionate about plants to become a part of our team.  We have two job openings: a Nursery Sales Associate and a Nursery Assistant position. For the position summary, job requirements and how to apply, interested applicants should link to the relevant job title.  To learn more details about our business, please visit our website at www.brokenarrownursery.com.  Email: info@brokenarrownursery.com,  Phone: 203-288-1026,  Broken Arrow Nursery,  13 Broken Arrow Road,  Hamden, Connecticut 06518. (posted 2/16/18)
  • Skilled Gardener for Lakeville, CT private estate.  Skilled gardener wanted for occasional, as needed help on large private estate in Lakeville, CT. Will work under supervision of head gardener but must have significant plant and garden maintenance knowledge. Horticulture or similar student OK. Must be willing to work as an independent contractor and start very early in the day. Typical duties might include spring and fall cleanup; transplanting and maintenance of perennials, annuals, and containers; weeding; pruning of shrubs; light mulching, etc. Compensation negotiable based on knowledge and experience. Contact Amy at (860) 350-3565. (posted 2/4/17)
  • Are you looking for gardening jobs?  We have been getting a few calls and emails from people looking for gardeners. Please send your name and contact information to Kathleen Nelson, knelson151@sbcglobal.net , so that she will know to pass along your name.
  • Friends of The High Line, NY, NY.   Job listings click here.
  • New York Botanical Garden.   Employment Opportunities (includes part time, seasonal, and unpaid internships) click here.
  • New York Botanical Garden.   Volunteer Opportunities click here.
  • Town & Gardens.  Employment Opportunities click here.
  • Tower Hill Botanic Garden.   Jobs & Internships click here.
  • UMass Center for Agriculture.  Visit UMASS employment here to see a listing of employment opportunities at UMass Center for Agriculture.
  • Highstead in Redding, CT.  Visit Highstead here for information about internship opportunities at Highstead.
  • Hudson River Park, NY, NY.  Visit Hudson River Park here for information about job opportunities.
  • Central Park, New York, NY.  Visit the official site of NYC’s Central Park here for information about job opportunities.
  • CT NOFA Internships.  Visit CTNOFA here.

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